Table 6. Average incomes earned in Letseng-la-Letsie and Mfuleni and their relative dependency upon the wetlands.
Letseng-la-Letsie Mfuleni
Average annual income in area (U.S. $) 886 2765
Population density (people/km²) 66 1600
Human Development Index 0.549 0.76
Percentage of households using wetland 65 12.8
Average annual income of wetland users (U.S. $) 826 2454
Average annual income from wetlands (U.S. $) 66 2003
Percentage of income of wetland users from wetlands 8.0 81.6
UNDP (2007)
Statistics South Africa (2001b)